Ten Jennings Haug Cunningham Lawyers Recognized as 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

PHOENIX (April 18, 2018) - Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that ten attorneys with the firm were named 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars by Law & Politics Magazine. The attorneys recognized as top in their areas of practice include Mark Barker, Jack Cunningham, Karen Gaylord, Kim Lough, Chad Schexnayder, John Sinodis and Matt Sloan. In addition, Joseph Brophy, Travis Pacheco and R.J. Lamb were named Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars.

Mark Barker earned recognition by Southwest Super Lawyers for his work in surety law. Mr. Barker has extensive experience in surety law matters in Arizona. He also advises financial institutions on commercial transactions and business disputes. Mr. Barker has been a Southwest Super Lawyer since 2009.

Jack Cunningham is being recognized by Southwest Super Lawyers for his personal injury law practice, representing both plaintiffs and defense. Mr. Cunningham has extensive trial experience and is involved with cases ranging from personal injury and insurance coverage to professional malpractice and uninsured motorist matters. Mr. Cunningham has been recognized by Southwest Super Lawyers annually since 2007.

Karen Gaylord was named to Southwest Super Lawyers in environmental and natural resources law. Ms. Gaylord represents public and private entities in a wide range of environmental matters, including state and federal superfund law, hazardous wastes, solid waste and special waste, brownfields, water and air quality, NEPA compliance and environmental issues in Indian Country. She has been a Southwest Super Lawyer since joining the firm in 2012.

Kim Lough is being recognized by Southwest Super Lawyers for his experience in construction litigation. Mr. Lough has extensive trial experience in complex construction litigation, as well as in employment discrimination matters. He has been recognized as a Southwest Super Lawyer since 2008.

Chad Schexnayder was named to Southwest Super Lawyer in surety law. Mr. Schexnayder has extensive trial and litigation experience in fidelity and surety law matters, construction, bankruptcy and complex business disputes. He also serves as a mediator and arbitrator in commercial disputes. Mr. Schexnayder has been recognized annually by Southwest Super Lawyers since 2007.

John Sinodis, the firm's managing partner, was named a Southwest Super Lawyers for his work in business litigation. Mr. Sinodis' legal practice focuses on representing equipment lessors and funding sources in all aspects of equipment leasing including litigation, documentation, insolvency, and transactional matters. Mr. Sinodis has been recognized by Southwest Super Lawyers since 2007.

Matthew Sloan is being recognized by Southwest Super Lawyers for the first time this year. He earned the recognition for his work in business litigation. Mr. Sloan's practice includes complex business disputes, creditors' rights, Surety & Fidelity, bankruptcy, construction law, real estate disputes and construction defects.

The firm's Rising Stars are Joseph Brophy, who practices in business litigation, surety law matters and insurance defense; Travis Pacheco, whose practice is focused in business litigation and R.J. Lamb, whose practice is focused in commercial litigation.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

About Jennings Haug Cunningham

Founded in 1937 in Arizona, Jennings Haug Cunningham is a litigation law firm with extensive trial, litigation management, dispute resolution and complex litigation experience. The firm's 23 attorneys focus in areas of insurance defense, financial institution litigation, environmental law, construction and contract litigation, surety and fidelity law, lawyer and professional liability, complex civil litigation, personal injury, employment, family law and domestic relations, probate and estate planning, and municipal risk litigation for businesses and individuals. For additional information, visit www.JHC.Law.